for God's sake


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for God's sake

An oath of surprise, exasperation, annoyance, frustration, or anger. For God's sake! I haven't seen you in years! Would you let me finish my story, for God's sake? Oh for God's sake, I just had the car fixed and now you've put a dent in it!
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for God's sake

Also, for goodness sake. See for the sake of, def. 3.
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People continue to climb mountains even though they stand a good chance of falling or freezing; people even continue, for God's sake, to smoke cigarettes.
Who would have believed people - children for God's sake - would still be dying, trapped by national debt.
And yes, she's still a little bewildered that ``Thelma & Louise'' was the subject of a ``Crossfire'' debate (``I was like, 'Oh for God's sake, it can't be that slow of a news week,' '' she says.
For God's sake, if the Record is genuine about putting an end to this evil, do the excellent job you have done with gangsters and drug pushers.
I hope that your readers will let us, the other drivers, know when they intend to change lanes and, for God's sake, don't drive so fast.
A Prince and a bloody Duke for God's sake, surely that's enough.
If they want to make the criticisms, make the criticisms but for God's sake, we are coming up to six years, we've got a damn good record.
And it's blessed, for God's sake, what more could you want?
Todd MacCulloch was dominating the middle for Philadelphia, for God's sake.
A harassed hand desperately trying to get them onstage as the crowd began to show its impatience, was heard to mutter: "It's rock 'n' roll for God's sake - not the world according to Beatrix Potter.
After a bit I'm like, for God's sake you don't know the name of the first man on the moon," referring to an earlier conversation with Brian.
Bush and Powell, let me hear you say something, and for God's sake put some teeth into your phrasing.
Nice and dry with a touch of acidity it gets the thumbs up but for God's sake change the dreadful logo one of these days, guys.
For God's sake make sure there's a light on any bikes bought and make sure it is switched on every time the youngsters ride it on the streets